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The wonder clock : or, Four & twenty marvellous tales, being one for each hour of the day

Author: Howard Pyle; Katharine Pyle
Publisher: New York : Printed by Dover Publications, 1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A short verse introduces a fairy tale for each hour of the day and night. Includes such tales as: Bearskin, The Clever Student and the Master of Black Arts, The White Bird, The Three Little Pigs and the Ogre, and King Stork.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911.
Wonder clock.
New York : Printed by Dover Publications, 1965
(OCoLC)873010772
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Pyle; Katharine Pyle
OCLC Number: 469956
Notes: "An unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published ... in 1887."
Description: xiv, 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Bearskin --
The water of life --
How one turned his trouble to some account --
How three went out into the wide world --
The clever student and the master of black arts --
The Princess golden hair and the great black raven --
Cousin Greylegs, the great red fox, and Grandfather Mole --
One good turn deserve another --
The white bird --
How the good gifts were used by two --
How Boots befooled the King --
The step-mother --
Master Jacob --
Peterkin and the little grey hare --
Mother Hildegarde --
Which is best --
The simpleton and his little black hen --
The swan maiden --
The three little pigs and the Ogre --
The staff and the fiddle --
How the Princess's pride was broken --
How two went into partnership --
King stork --
The best that life has to give.
Responsibility: written & illustrated by Howard Pyle ; Embellished with verses by Katharine Pyle.

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A short verse introduces a fairy tale for each hour of the day and night. Includes such tales as: Bearskin, The Clever Student and the Master of Black Arts, The White Bird, The Three Little Pigs and the Ogre, and King Stork.

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